Actor and comedian whose career skyrocketed with the advent of TV. He appeared in various sitcoms and had his own Mija Show.
He escaped the Kragujevac massacre of men and boys in Serbia by Nazi soldiers, which occurred where he was attending high school.
He joined the National Theatre in Belgrade in 1965, and acted there throughout his career.
He was born in the village of Gornja Crnuca.
He was born in the same country as poet Milan Rakic.